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Intracerebral Hemorrhage Can Increase the Risk of Seizures and Epilepsy in Babies

Stroke is among the top ten causes of fatalities involving children. It affects nearly three in 100,000 children, and is as common as a brain tumor. Intracerebral hemorrhage accounts for 8-13 percent ...
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Blood Transfusion Errors - Chicago Medical Malpractice Lawyers

According to the available reports, in 2008, there were 54 transfusion related fatalities in the United States. In 2009, 66 fatalities were reported and in 2010, 64. In the U.S., preventable medical ...
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Surgical "Never Events" - Chicago Medical Malpractice Lawyers

Each years, thousands of Americans undergo some kind of surgery, and when they do so they trust their surgeon with their life and well-being. However, in some cases this trust is broken, and the ...
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Oligohydramnios and Chicago Birth Injuries - Medical Malpractice Lawyers

Pregnancy and childbirth are extremely delicate procedures that require the highest level of care on the part of the pregnant mother, family and friends, and most importantly, the medical ...
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Therapeutic Hypothermia for Birth Injuries - Chicago Birth Injury Attorney

Therapeutic hypothermia is a practice of reducing the body’s temperature below normal, or cooling the body below the normal required body temperature. Some studies have shown that this practice ...
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Infant Torticollis - Chicago Birth Injury Attorneys

Infant Torticollis is also known as loxia or wry neck, and occurs when an infant’s neck is twisted. It results in the head tilting to one side and the baby’s chin points upwards. Infant ...
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Was Your Infant Born with Broken Bones? - Chicago Birth Injuries Lawyer

It is not uncommon for infants to be born with broken bones. Our Chicago birth injuries lawyer explains that broken bone injuries can occur due to various reasons during childbirth. For example, ...
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March is National Cerebral Palsy Awareness Month

March is the National Cerebral Palsy Awareness Month, and culminates in National Cerebral Palsy Awareness Day on the 25 th March. This month, everyone who is affected by cerebral palsy, along with ...
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Cerebral Palsy Lawyer: The Dangers of Diagnostic Errors

New parents completely rely on their child's doctor to guide them, especially when it comes to caring for their newborns. They look up to the doctors for proper medical information with regards to ...
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Chicago Birth Injury Lawyers: Is Cerebral Palsy Genetic?

Cerebral palsy is a condition caused when brain damage occurs due to lack of oxygen reaching the brain for a long period of time, during or before the birthing process. There are a lot of factors like ...
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Chicago Birth Injury Lawyer: Cerebral Palsy and Placenta Previa

Cerebral Palsy is a disorder that can result out of a number of pregnancy related complications, either caused by accidental birth injuries, or a medical error during pregnancy, birth, or after ...
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Chicago Medical Malpractice Lawyer: Deaths From Medical Errors in Illinois

As recent changes in health care policies has taught us, our medical system is complex, difficult to manage and often resistant to changes. Despite all of this, it still must be able to provide ...
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Birth Injury Attorney - What to Do When Your Child Is Diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral palsy is a congenital disorder affecting a child's movement and muscle tone. Treatment for cerebral palsy can last for years or a lifetime. Cerebral palsy can be the result of medical ...
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Cerebral Palsy - A Devastating Birth Injury

Cerebral palsy is a birth injury, which may be the result of a doctor's negligence. Cerebral palsy is a devastating birth injury, and every year, about 8,000 infants and children are diagnosed ...
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Cerebral Palsy Resulting From Chicago Medical Malpractice

A child with cerebral palsy requires a lifetime of care and therapy. Cerebral palsy is a syndrome with several symptoms. A child who suffers from cerebral palsy may have disorders of posture and ...
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Cerebral Palsy - Preventing Brain Damage During Birth

There are various complications that can arise during childbirth, including oxygen deprivation in the baby. Children who are deprived of oxygen during birth have an increased chance of suffering from ...
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What to Expect During Your Missouri Medical Malpractice Case

Investigating a potential medical malpractice case is much more complicated then you may think. Just because you had an unexpected or bad outcome after a procedure does not necessarily constitute that ...
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How Medical Negligence Can Lead to Birth Injuries

New parents look forward to bringing a new life into this world and wait for the time with high hopes. Holding a child in your arms for the first time is the one of the best experience one can ever ...
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Induced Labor May Prevent Shoulder Dystocia in Newborns

A new study indicates induced labor may be safest for newborns with higher gestational weight. Birth injuries are an unfortunate aspect of childbirth. Every parent looks forward to the birth of a new ...
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Doctors Ordering Unnecessary Tests

Every year thousands of people are injured and many others lose their life due to the negligence of health care professionals. Medical mistakes such as surgical errors, wrong site surgeries, leaving ...
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